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Class of 2021’s Top 3 Senior Crowns

Condoleo’s crown has a blue glitter base, black border and has the words “senior’21” bedazzled.

Audrey Simon, Staff Writer

September 17, 2020

A lot of Gables’ spirit comes from the many traditions that are practiced school-wide and by each grade level. Each student eagerly waits as their senior year approaches to participate in an exciting senior tradition: The Senior Crown Contest. This competition is when all seniors begin with a simple...

Nick Musa: Creating Art Beyond His Years

Musa draws TikTok star, Addison Rae.

Abigail Colodner, Staff Writer

August 14, 2020

Senior Nicolas Musa took art classes until his freshman year of high school. However, it wasn't until his time in quarantine that he had the opportunity to make more art than he normally would. Quarantine also gave him the ability to discover what kind of pieces he truly enjoys making, portraits. One...

Alexandra Torres: Digital Design Etsy Entrepreneur

Deisgn by Alexandra made for Gables alumna Juliana Bonavita modeled after an image of her and her boyfriend.

Abigail Felan, Staff Writer

August 13, 2020

Ever picked up a new hobby? Quarantine has had many people learning new ways to fill their time with productive activities. From perfecting the best banana bread recipe to learning how to make colorful friendship bracelets, people have been finding new ways to bide their summertime from home until school...

Ana Font Donates Masks To Those In Need

Ana Font has spent most of her free time creating masks to donate.

Allison Cajina, Staff Writer

May 25, 2020

The shortage of masks caused by the coronavirus has left those in need distressed. Many essential shops are not permitting people to step foot in unless they are wearing protective gear, this may be a challenge for those who have not gotten the chance to buy any type of masks. Sophomore Ana Font realized...

Stephanie Duque: Making Masks for Frontline Workers

Stephanie Duque wearing one of her first masks she made.

Allison Cajina, Staff Writer

May 25, 2020

Sophomore Stephanie Duque has taken it upon herself to make her own masks due to shortages of them around the nation. With COVID-19 spreading rapidly throughout Florida, citizens have purchased or taken most surgical masks available in stores and hospitals which inevitably affected those who were not...

A Cavalier Ready to be a Nittany Lion: Maria Orellana Pursues New Opportunities

Senior Maria Orellana was accepted to Pennsylvania State University, a university ranked top 20 public schools in the nation.

Ingrid Moises, Staff Writer

May 6, 2020

Located in Centre County, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) is ranked top 20 by UsNews for being one of the top, all public universities in America. Senior Maria Orellana decided to applied Early Action, as she sought to chase one of her dream schools. As a result, she was offer...

Cavaliers Pursue New Hobbies During Quarantine

Our Cavaliers discovering new hobbies throughout this break. Ranging from youtube to stretching in your living room, everyone can try something new.

Stephanie Andrade, Staff writer

April 22, 2020

The entire world is going through an unsettling time right now because of the coronavirus–schools have been canceled, millions have been laid off, stores are empty and people are required to stay home. Evidently, we can not do most of the things that we would usually do here in Miami such as going ...

Sofia Bronstein: Doing What She Does Best

Sofia Bronstein: Doing What She Does Best

Ariana Alvarez, Staff Writer

April 15, 2020

Here at Coral Gables Senior High, every student is achieving great things and reaching their goals, but sometimes they exceed the expectations made of them, as Sofia Bronstein - a current freshman - has done this year. Sofia Bronstein is currently an SIT, Staff Member in Training, for Camp Coleman. Ca...

Lia Sanchez: Ready to Soar like a Blue Jay

Senior Lia Sanchez standing in front of her dream college, to which she has recently committed to.

Ariana Alvarez, Staff Writer

April 1, 2020

Senior Lia Sanchez has just passed a huge milestone in her life. She recently committed to her dream school, Johns Hopkins University. Sanchez has worked very hard her entire academic career since her first day of kindergarten till now and fortunately, all her work has paid off. Sanchez was also accepted i...

Cavalier Seniors of Distinction: Setting the Gold Standard

The Seniors of Distinction pose for their congratulatory group photo.

Japheth Oyedepo, Staff Writer

March 19, 2020

Coral Gables Senior High's Seniors of Distinction are the epitome of all-around excellence. These students have spent their high school careers working hard to make a difference both inside and outside of the classroom. The seniors chosen truly represent what it means to have and embody the Cavalier...

David Abraham Kuper: A One-Man Show

David Kuper, DAK, spending his lunch time surrounded by his closest friends.

Allison Cajina, Staff Writer

March 18, 2020

David Abraham Kuper is a sophomore here at Gables, known for being referred to as DAK, and this unique nickname is something people always interrogate him about. The nickname DAK stemmed from his parents piecing together his initials without thinking too of it. One day Kuper decided to write DAK on...

Horseback Riding With Our Cavaliers

Two of our lady cavaliers with their horses during practice and competition.

Nataly Leiva and Stephanie Andrade

March 15, 2020

Horseback riding is a sport that requires skill, dedication, and mental as well as physical strength. These three young Cavaliers have dedicated their time to master this sport. For these three talented young Cavaliers, it is horseback riding. This passion has allowed fellow cavaliers to learn about...

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